Sustainable Packaging and Waste

From both regulatory and consumer pressures, there is a need to continually review packaging options and seek more sustainable alternatives for the packaging of goods.

This workshop discussed the regulatory environment in Victoria relating to packaging and waste, and investigated the options for developing more sustainable solutions, including new products and developing technologies.

Details

This workshop was held on 19 September 2013, at the EPA Victoria office in Carlton. Registration fee was $80

Speakers

Krista Imberger
Director, Sustainability - PACIA.
"Supporting sustainability initiatives in industry – PACIA’s platform programs".

Laura-Lee Innes
Strategic Advisor, Major Projects Unit - EPA Victoria.
"Regulatory environment, current and future".

Claude d’Amico
Market Development Manager, Innovia Films and Technical Committee Member - Australasian Bioplastics Association.
"The here and now of sustainable packaging".

Nick McCaffrey
General Manager of Technology - Plantic Technologies Limited.
"Development of a sustainable bioplastic".

George Simon
Deputy Dean, Faculty of Engineering - Monash University.
"New and disruptive technologies impacting packaging practices".

Enquiries

Like to see a repeat of this workshop, or something similar?

Dr Ian James
VCSCM
03 99050303
ian.james@monash.edu



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